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Negative - Early Sunshine Harvester Made at Bendigo by Pickles & Company, Foster Studios, circa 1890 Image Reg. No: MM 114948

Black and white copy negative of an early Sunshine Harvester made at Bendigo by Pickles & Co. Photographed by Foster Studios, Pall Mall, Sandhurst (now Bendigo).

This image forms part of the H.V. McKay Archive, which includes personal correspondence, agreements, contracts, prospectus, photographs and articles.
Black and white photographic negative on cellulose acetate film.
Description Of Content:
Men posing with an early Sunshine Harvester on a street in Bendigo. Two men stand to the left and two men with a boy stand to the right. Houses, fencing and trees are in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Councillor Don McKay, 1960
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 100 mm (Height), 125 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: innovations, agricultural equipment, agriculture, stripper harvesters, agricultural implements, harvesters, agricultural farming organisations, rural life, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Harvesting
Tertiary Classification: harvesters
Inscriptions: Written on photograph: 'Early Sunshine Harvester Made at Bendigo by Pickles & Co, about 1890'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Designer of Item Depicted: Mr Hugh McKay, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890

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